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Ronnie F. Marking DC

1934 - 2012

Ronnie F. Marking

Ronnie F. Marking, DC, 77, was born Aug. 16, 1934 in Parkston, S.D. and past into rest with God on Jan. 1, 2012. He lives on in the hearts of his adoring wife, Betty, and their children, sons, Randy Marking, Rick Marking and his wife Heather and grandchild Nicole; daughter, René Peters and her husband Dennis (Ace) and grandchildren, Adrienne, C.J. and Lauren, and great-grandchildren Leila and Kyah. He is also survived by his sisters, Betty Stowell and Devona Brown and brothers, Bob Marking and Larry Marking.
He deeply loved his family, friends and patients, which was demonstrated in all his gracious acts of kindness, teaching and leadership.
He was the founder of Marking Chiropractic Life Centers where he changed the lives of thousands with better health. He will be greatly remembered for his work in chiropractic as he created a pathway for many to follow.
Dr. Marking enjoyed his large family and all the gatherings. He had the gift when meeting a friend and keeping them for a lifetime. He loved to travel and also the nice things in life. He loved his fellow chiropractic buddies and spending time together watching football. He had a passion for knowledge and was an avid reader.
The Ronnie Marking, DC, Memorial Fund has been established for donations to Hospice Compassus of Payson, Chiropractic and Charity. Memorial donations may be sent to the Ron Marking, DC Trust at 216 S. Canyon Drive, Payson AZ 85541.
Services will be held at 1 p.m., Saturday, Jan. 21 at the All Saints Lutheran Church, 15649 N. 7th St., Phoenix Ariz., with a reception immediately following at the Elks Lodge, located at 14424 N. 32nd Street in Phoenix.
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